Early hopes of a miraculous come-back for Luca de la Torre and Heracles were cruelly put to rest, as a second-half flurry by Excelsior Rotterdam handed the American and his teammates a trip to the Dutch second division.
Richard Ledezma ended his difficult season with PSV on a high note while Luca de la Torre and Heracles still have work to do as they fell into the relegation play-off.
Cole Bassett put in his longest and arguably strongest appearance in Feyenoord’s win, while Luca de la Torre and Heracles will have to wait until the final round of games to secure their top-flight status.
Luca de la Torre and Heracles were unable to find the motivation to compete against their relegation-threatened foes, while neither Cole Bassett nor Richard Ledezma were called into actions when their teams faced off.
Cole Bassett had his longest appearance since joining Feyenoord in their crucial road win while Luca de la Torre and Heracles withstood the storm to earn a draw despite playing with only ten men.
Cole Bassett finally made his mark as a late substitute to help Feyenoord keep their grip on European qualification while Luca de la Torre put in his typically strong performance for Heracles in an important road win.
Luca de la Torre was one of the lone bright spots for returning USMNT players, putting in an impressive performance for Heracles in an important road win.
Luca de la Torre and Heracles had a disappointing loss in their final game before the break while Richard Ledezma and Cole Bassett remained on the bench for their respective teams in this weekend’s Eredivisie action.
Luca de la Torre was the only American in action in Dutch Eredivisie action this weekend, putting in a solid shift for Heracles in an otherwise difficult outing for the team.
Luca de la Torre netted the eventual winning goal for Heracles while Cole Bassett continued to earn substitute minutes for Feyenoord in this weekend’s Dutch Eredivisie action.